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By Shereen Adel, Editorial Operations, KALW News With ongoing support from the Association for Continuing Education, KALW is excited to introduce its 9th Audio Academy, the class of 2022! They just completed their first month in a nine-month program that covers everything they need to know to report and produce news stories using sound. Here are the very first local news spots they produced for KALW: Nine Oakland Police Department Officers Disciplined For ‘Sexist’ and ‘Racist’ Social Media Posts — Elizabeth Aranda Albany City Council...read more
Visiting the ACE Learning Centers at the beginning of each school year is a favorite experience for me. Not only do I learn what each ACE Learning Center is doing, but there is a great sense of how they really make a difference to individual students, teachers, parents and their communities. This year it is even more so about the individual. With school back in the classroom (for the most part) this year after the pandemic’s virtual instruction year, educators noticed there was a learning gap. Many students were behind on learning English,...read more
By Shereen Adel, Editorial Operations & Training Manager, KALW Radio and Katherine Monahan, Intern, Summer Journalism Training Program First, we have a couple pieces of exciting news to share from our Audio Academy alumnus! Christine Nguyen (‘18) shared that she recently completed a health impact journalism program through the University of Toronto. When they went over how to produce for podcasts and radio, she said she “kept thinking back to what a kick ass education KALW provided.” We were so happy to hear it! Also, this month Audio...read more